Steve Loader bringing burnout blitz to Perth Motorplex!

Victorian Steve Loader is loading up for a massive Epic Tyres Burnout King on Good Friday at Perth Motorplex, bringing across a legion of burnout boys keen to tear it up and show Western Australia’s best who’s boss. Loader will have his HT Premier [UCSMOKE] set for kill and when it comes to the competition…

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Go retro at The Nostalgias on April 19

Excitement is cranking up for The Nostalgias on April 19 at Perth Motorplex with categories confirmed and a range of activities lined up for fans of all things retro. The day will kick off from 7am when gates open for competitors and sellers in the Cranksters Swap Meet. Buyers will be able to check out the…

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Flame throwers warm up cool Motorplex Night of Fire

The Night of Fire at Perth Motorplex delivered up four toasty hot jet dragsters to warm up the crowd on what was a rather cold night out in Kwinana. While the weather was certainly chilly, the action on the track was anything but as Americans Chuck Haynes and Curt White, South African Pieter De Wit…

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Night of Fire crucial in Modified championship brawl

The Night of Fire might be named for its four flame throwing 450kmh jet dragsters, but it also forms the penultimate round of the WA drag racing championship. Of all the brackets, Modified has one of the most exciting chases going on. Alesha Adamos, Michelle Osborn and Sam Treasure are all within close range of…

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Allison prepares for blast off at Night of Fire

Rhiannon Allison might still be the rookie for the Night of Fire at Perth Motorplex on March 21 but the young driver of the Felicity Dragwell jet dragster has been rapidly ticking off goals on her high speed list. Jet dragsters are exactly what they say on the box – a jet powered dragster with…

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Washpod Nitro Max pushes the limits on day two

So…much…nitro. There’s nothing like a fuel that is actually a liquid explosive to liven up your jalopy, or make it do some 500kmh down a drag strip! Perth Motorplex bore witness to a second great day of racing at Washpod Nitro Max, with the Top Fuel dragsters and Top Fuel Motorcycles duking it out in…

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Begley family ready for new rides

Anthony Begley and daughter Emma will both be driving unfamiliar vehicles, at least in the confines of Perth Motorplex, for Washpod Nitro Max on February 28 and March 1 with Anthony making his first appearance in Top Fuel in WA while Emma makes her debut in Super Street. Anthony will be in the seat of…

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Sheehan escalates Top Fuel arms race

The ANDRA Top Fuel Championship gets underway at Perth Motorplex this weekend when the ANDRA Drag Racing Series returns for Washpod Nitro Max February 28 – March 1. One of the combatants will be local Vines resident Mark Sheehan in his brand new Morgan Lucas Racing built dragster, sporting the first canopy seen over the cockpit…

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Lamattina brothers double up for Washpod Nitro Max

The Lamattina family aren’t ones to rest on their laurels, be it on their carrot farm in Victoria or in their Top Fuel racing operation. Last season saw the team add a second car on a more regular basis with youngest brother John doing the driving. While teams in America will often promote the benefits…

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